Month: April 2012


Insomnia isn’t always a bad thing. Sometimes that’s when inspiration strikes! A month or so ago, I inexplicably woke up in the middle of the night and could not go back to sleep. And just as suddenly, I… Read More

Letter to Camille: 69 Months

Happy 69 months to my 5 and a HALF year old girl. That half is awfully important! Whenever I tell anyone that you are 5 – whether stranger, friend, doctor, cashier at the grocery store – you are… Read More

Sheep to Shawl

Every spring, the wooly sheep at Oatland Island Wildlife Center get dragged in front of a crowd of onlookers, unceremoniously tossed on their sides and shaved bald. I can’t imagine it’s a whole lot of fun for them,… Read More


One year ago today, I went for a run. My first run. It was week 1, day 1 of the Couch to 5K program, and entailed a 45 second jog followed by a 90 second walk. Repeat. It… Read More

Movie Review: The Lorax

Camille and I recently saw The Lorax movie. We’ve long been fans of the Dr. Seuss book by the same name so we were looking forward to the film. I wrote a review on and Camille recorded… Read More